Peninsula Police Blotter: Neighborhood crime log

These are excerpts from Peninsula police departments’ daily log of activities Incidents are listed by city.

Burlingame

Phoned threats: Before 12:42 p.m. on April 14, a woman on the 700 block of Concord Way said she had been receiving threatening and sexual calls on her cell phone from a stranger.

San Bruno

Fuel feud: Two men argued about who arrived at a gas pump first on the 1700 block of El Camino Real before 10:35 a.m. on April 14.

Belmont

Unfortunate son: A caller reported that her son was at the door and pounding for her to let him in at 8:28 a.m. April 18 on Continentals Way. She didn’t want him there.

Foster City

Suspicious: A resident reported a suspicious person at 2:55 p.m. April 16 driving into Winchester Court and parking his vehicle. The resident was concered due to the small children playing in the area. After an area check, the vehicle and subject were gone.

San Mateo

Grilled: A call at 8:24 p.m. April 14 from 1600 Coyote Point Drive stated that a homeless man had started a fire in the barbecue area by the Captain House.

Brick louse: A brick thrown at a vehicle was reported at 7:21 p.m. April 15 from North Fremont Street.

Daly City

Arson threat: Harassing calls were reported at 3:56 p.m. April 16 from the 300 block of Accacia Street by a resident stating she had received phone threats by a suspect who stated he was going to burn down her house and everyone in it.

Redwood City

Laptop lifted: Burglary of a teacher’s laptop occurred over the weekend at Adelante School on Granger Way when entry was made through a classroom window. The computer was reported missing at 10:37 a.m. April 14.

South San Francisco

Dump truck: An abandoned blue Chevrolet S10 pickup that had been on the street for more than a month and filled with garbage was reported at 5:05 a.m. April 15 on Maple Avenue. The vehicle doesn’t run, and every time it was tagged, its owner pushed it a couple of feet to move it.

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